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Alkyd finish to rival oil-based stains in a water-based formula making it easy to prepare, apply and clean-up. Clean up from any overspray at the customer’s home is much easier than oil-based with this system, and risk of claims or call backs is greatly…
BUFFALO, N.Y. — U-C Coatings, LLC, a manufacturer of wood protection products, is introducing an innovative new fence stain product from its Eco Chemical division in Seattle, WA. Eco Chemical 221 Fence Stain will be sold as a concentrate in four premixed colors, offering customers the equivalent of 15 gallons…
Not all wood stains are the same. Some stains lightly cover lumber, while others build a heavy film, coating the surface like paint. But both wear down over time and require redoing. Let’s take a closer look at erosion coating and film-forming stains. First, here are the benefits of…
You don’t have to look too far back to capture the history of coloring pressure treated lumber. It’s a market innovation that Eco Chemical played a critical role in getting started a little more than two decades ago. The trend originated in the West where harder species of wood,…